Category : News

LMC dealers building on record year

March 22, 2018

When John Somerville, President and CEO of LMC, spoke to dealers gathered for the group’s Annual Meeting Thursday, he shared a message of continued growth. In 2017, LMC purchases exceeded … Read More

Photos: LMC Annual 2018

March 21, 2018

LMC dealers gathered in Tampa, Fla. for the group’s 2018 Annual Meeting. Educational opportunities for dealers ranged from staff motivation, digital marketing, credit card processing, kitchen and bath showrooms, and … Read More

Harvey Building Products names President and COO

WALTHAM, Mass. — Harvey Building Products has hired Nick Longman to the newly-created position of President and Chief Operating Officer. “Nick joins our team with an impressive 15-year record of … Read More

Simpson Strong-Tie partners with Hyphen Solutions for BIM technology

Pleasanton, Calif – Simpson Strong-Tie has announced a new software collaboration between CG Visions, a Simpson Strong-Tie company, and Hyphen Solutions, a cloud-based construction management software company, to offer integrated information … Read More

Sponsored: Painted vinyl windows in unlimited colors

March 19, 2018

Until now, vinyl window frames and sashes have been available in just about any color—as long as it’s tan, cream or white. ProVia’s Endure™ and Aeris™ window and patio door … Read More

Harvey Building Products acquires Thermo-Tech Windows and Doors

WALTHAM, Mass. —  Harvey Building Products has acquired Thermo-Tech Windows and Doors LLC of Sauk Rapids, Minn. “Thermo-Tech is the ideal company for us to purchase to grow our business,” … Read More

Manufacturers Reserve Supply to distribute James Hardie products

IRVINGTON, N.J. — Manufacturers Reserve Supply (MRS), a wholesale building materials distributor servicing New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware and Connecticut, is now accepting orders for the full line of … Read More

L&W Supply acquires Wright Brothers Supply

CHICAGO – L&W Supply Corporation, a distributor of building materials and specialty products, has announced the acquisition of assets of Wright Brothers Supply. Wright Bros. operates three branches in Northern … Read More

True Value announces deal with Acon Investments

March 16, 2018

CHICAGO — True Value Company and ACON Investments, a diversified international private equity investment firm have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to accelerate True Value’s long-term … Read More

Multifamily drop pushes total housing starts down 7%

WASHINGTON — A decline in multifamily starts pushed overall housing production down 7% in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.24 million units, according to newly released data … Read More